NASA’s R2 Bot to Receive Legs Via SpaceX


NASA’s Linux- and ROS-based R2 humanoid robot will soon receive a set of robotic legs in a SpaceX resupply launch, marking the first trip of ROS into space. NASA’s second-generation Robonaut 2 (R2) was shipped to the International Space Station (ISS) in Feb. 2011, and began to see limited duty there about a year ago. […]

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